St. Michael Historical Society


The mission of the St, Michael Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history of the City of St. Michael, Minnesota. We welcome and encourage you to be a part of that mission!

A Little About Us

The St. Michael Historical Society began with a meeting of general interest in April of 2005. By July the fifteen incorporating members approved Articles of Incorporation, created Bylaws and elected officers.

Meetings are generally held the second Monday of each month at the St. Michael City Hall; however, please check the "Events" for exact times and locations as they do vary occasionally. Anyone with interest is welcome to attend. The St. Michael Historical Society is a 501(c), nonprofit corporation and a member of the Minnesota Historical Society.


Please join us in collecting, preserving and sharing the history of St. Michael. Members receive quarterly newsletters containing snippets of St. Michael history and information about upcoming events. Individual and family membership dues are just $10 annually, and business membership dues are $25. To become a member, please print the Membership application. and mail it with your dues to the address listed, or call the St. Michael Historical Society at 763-416-7967, or phone City Hall at 763-416-7900, extension 7967 to request more information.

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St. Michael Historical Society
11800 Town Center Drive
St. Michael, MN 55376 


News & Events!

Join us September 8th, 2014 - Board Meeting - 7:00 PM   Lenhardt Public Meeting Room adjacent to the Library in the St. Michael City Hall building at 11800 Town Center Drive, NE.

Monday, September 8 - Old-timers Round Table. Hear or share your stories and tales from the past, relating to events in St. Michael. This activity will follow our regular monthly board meeting, which begins at 7:00 PM.

Biographical Files Updated 11 August 2014 - There are 1670 entries of the deceased listed in our Biographical Files at with 46% linked to their genealogies in These names are listed under both birth and married names. More updates will follow.

Rotating Slide Show of 700 Memorial Cards - View our monitor in the display case across from the St. Michael Library. If you have any St. Michael vicinity memorial cards you would like us to scan, please contact us, or bring the cards to our August Board Meeting.